Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Fall 2014 Data Tables

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Q11. Thinking beyond state funding, does your jurisdiction currently expend any own-source local revenues on road and/or bridge maintenance, improvement, or construction—either directly or as matching funds?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Thinking beyond state funding, does your jurisdiction currently expend any own-source local revenues on road and/or bridge maintenance, improvement, or construction—either directly or as matching funds? Yes 47% 86% 85% 66% 81%
No 43% 11% 13% 18% 13%
Don't Know 11% 4% 2% 16% 5%

Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
  Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
Thinking beyond state funding, does your jurisdiction currently expend any own-source local revenues on road and/or bridge maintenance, improvement, or construction—either directly or as matching funds? Yes 76% 86% 88% 85% 71% 81%
No 16% 10% 9% 12% 26% 13%
Don't Know 8% 4% 3% 3% 3% 5%

Region of Michigan Crosstabulation
% within Region of Michigan
  Region of Michigan Total
Upper Peninsula Northern Lower Peninsula West Central Lower Peninsula East Central Lower Peninsula Southwest Lower Peninsula Southeast Lower Peninsula
Thinking beyond state funding, does your jurisdiction currently expend any own-source local revenues on road and/or bridge maintenance, improvement, or construction—either directly or as matching funds? Yes 81% 80% 81% 82% 72% 89% 81%
No 15% 15% 13% 10% 21% 8% 13%
Don't Know 4% 5% 6% 8% 7% 2% 5%